Three Realities of Esports Investment

July 13, 2017

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“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” – Benjamin Franklin These are heady times for the emerging esports industry. From the newly announced Overwatch teams to Tencent’s $15 Billion investment plan, the buzz is palpable. To gain better insight into the state of esports financing/investing, let’s take a look at three key topics. When … Continue reading “Three Realities of Esports Investment”

The Esports Fast Break Continues

September 28, 2016

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The esports megatrend continues to gain steam. Over the last two business days, two longstanding competitive gaming clubs sold controlling interests to prominent members of the sports industry. First, the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Philadelphia 76ers – acquired two esports clubs: Team Dignitas and Team Apex. Then it was an ownership group including Peter Gruber … Continue reading “The Esports Fast Break Continues”

North American eSports Market Outlook

August 17, 2016

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The North American market has been somewhat a sleeping giant across the global eSports landscape. SuperData Research puts revenue estimates at $275M for 2016, slightly ahead of Europe ($269M) but behind Asia ($328M). However, Activision Blizzard’s better than expected second quarter earnings – 54 cents per share of on $1.61 billion in revenue – thanks … Continue reading “North American eSports Market Outlook”

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